Living with Cancer (Teen's Guides)

Living with Cancer (Teen's Guides)

By: ZoAnn Dreyer (author)Paperback

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This is a complete guide for teens coping with cancer. Cancer is a general term that applies to more than 100 different types of cancer. Each type of cancer has a special kind of treatment, unique problems, and general outlook. Cancer is largely a disease that affects older adults, though children can get a few types of cancer as well, including leukemia, a cancer of the blood; bone cancer; and brain tumors."Living with Cancer" is a clear, concise guide to the nature of this disease and its consequences on day-to-day life. Filled with pertinent facts, this accessible book uses case studies and dramatized, real-life examples to illustrate the impact of living with cancer. An appendix presents useful information such as various organizations, support groups, online resources, and further reading.

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About Author

ZoAnn Dreyer, M.D., is associate professor of the Department of Pediatrics, Section of Hematology/Oncology at the Baylor College of Medicine in Houston, Texas

Product Details

  • publication date: 15/05/2008
  • ISBN13: 9780816075614
  • Format: Paperback
  • Number Of Pages: 208
  • ID: 9780816075614
  • weight: 327
  • ISBN10: 0816075611

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